Insect Identification
Insect Identification

Scorpion and Scorpion-Like Insects

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 1/11/2016

Scorpions and their kind prey on all manner of pests making them extremely beneficial participants of the ecosystem.

There are a total of (6) Scorpion and "Scorpion-Like" Insects in the Insect Identification database. Entries are listed below in alphabetical order.

Thumbnail picture of the Arizona Desert Scorpion
Arizona Desert Scorpion
The Arizona Desert Scorpion is largest species of scorpion known in the United States. Like most sc... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Giant Whipscorpion
Giant Whipscorpion
The Giant Whipscorpion looks somewhat like a typical scorpion, but with a cord-like tail instead of ... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Pale Windscorpion
Pale Windscorpion
Windscorpions are not scorpions though they share similar physical features. Where scorpions have t... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Pseudoscorpion
Although they look like really small scorpions, Pseudoscorpions lack a tail or stinger. They have ve... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Southern Devil Scorpion
Southern Devil Scorpion
The Southern Devil Scorpion is one of the few native scorpions found on the southeastern part of the... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Tailless Whipscorpion
Tailless Whipscorpion
Large, menacing pedipalps (claws) are meant to capture and crush prey as well as to aid in grooming.... [Read More]